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Robert Lee Frost

  1. 1. Robert LEE frost<br />By Laura Howard<br />
  2. 2. Where and when he was born.<br />March 26, 1874San Francisco, California,United States<br />
  3. 3. How and when did he die;<br />Died January 29, 1963 (aged 88)Boston, Massachusetts,United States.<br />From aheart attack;<br />
  4. 4. What did his father do for a living <br />Frost's father was a teacher an editor of the San Francisco Evening Bulletin (which later merged with the San Francisco Examiner), and later an unsuccessful candidate for the city tax collector. <br /><br />
  5. 5. In 1894<br />Frost sold his first poem in 1894, "My Butterfly: An Elegy" (published on November 8, 1894 edition of the New York Independent) for fifteen dollars. Proud of this accomplishment he asked Elinor Miriam White to marry him. She said no because she wanted to finish college (at St. Lawrence University) before they married.<br /><br />
  6. 6. Where did he attended college<br />He attended a liberal arts college and studied for two years.<br />He did well at Harvard, but left to support his growing family. Shortly before his death, Robert's grandfather purchased a farm for Robert and Elinor in Derry, New Hampshire; and Robert worked the farm for nine years, while writing early in the mornings and producing many of the poems that would later become famous.<br /><br />
  7. 7. His life style. <br />he became famous because everybody loves his poet books’<br />
  8. 8. His first book’ <br />His first book of a poetry called A Boy's Will, was published right away. In the England he made some of important acquaintances, including Edward Thomas that who helped him. Hulme, and Ezra Pound. Pound would become the first American to write a (favorable) review of Frost's work, though Frost later resented Pound's attempts to manipulate his American prosody. Surrounded by his peers, Frost wrote some of his best work while in England.<br />
  9. 9. What Robert do <br />Poems;<br />After Apple-Picking<br />Acquainted with the Night <br />The Aim Was Song <br />An Old Man's Winter Night <br />The Armful <br />Asking for Roses <br />The Bear <br />Bereft <br />Birches <br />The Black Cottage <br />Bond and Free <br />A Boundless Moment <br />A Brook in the City <br />But Outer Space <br />Choose Something Like a Star <br />A Cliff Dwelling <br />The Code <br />
  10. 10. Plays;<br />A Way Out: A One Act Play (Harbor Press, 1929). <br />The Cow's in the Corn: A One Act Irish Play in Rhyme (Slide Mountain Press, 1929). <br />A Masque of Reason (Holt, 1945). <br />A Masque of Mercy.<br />
  11. 11. The end<br />